Housing Policies & Forms


Code of Honor

Housing Agreement

Housing Policies

The Housing Policies and Housing Agreement apply to all students living on-campus. All are expected to be familiar with these documents and their content. Southern Virginia students are expected to embrace all standards that define Southern Virginia University as a unique living and learning community.

Off-Campus Living Policies

Students wishing to live off-campus must meet at least one of the following requirements:

  • Married
  • Age 21 or older
  • Junior or senior class status (at least 56 credits)
  • Living at home within a 75 mile radius of campus
  • Living with an aunt or uncle who is an employee of Southern Virginia
  • Sophomore living in River Crossing Apartments
  • Parent or legal guardian of a dependent child


If you do not see a housing-related form listed below, please contact housing@svu.edu to request a copy.

Summer I (May-June) Term Housing Application

Required for students needing housing during the Summer I term. You will be required to sign in to MySVU to complete the application.

Fall On-Campus Housing Application

Required for all incoming students to officially request on-campus housing. You will be required to sign in to MySVU to complete the application.  ID and pins are assigned by the Admissions Office.